S5 M18 Tubular

Key Features

  • Wide versatility of optic functions and connections
  • High operating distances for all functions
  • Models with trimmer adjustment and stability LED
  • Rugged and impermeable plastic housing


The S5 series offers a range of plastic tubular M18 photoelectric sensors. The most varied optic functions can be chosen amongst the fixed focus or diffuse proximity models with short, medium or long operating distances reaching 60 cm; the 4 m retro reflective, 3 m polarized retro reflective and 1 m for detection of transparent materials; the 12 m through beam and models with fiber-optic connection. Different versions with either axial or radial optics are available. The series offers connector or cable connection, 3 wire VAC versions or 4 wire VDC versions with complete configuration of the NPN/PNP output and dark/light mode.

A red LED indicating the output status is visible on the bottom side of the sensor. The versions with trimmer adjustment present also a green LED signaling the switching stability according to the received signal’s intensity. The rugged ABS housing always guarantees IP67 protection.

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IDEC DataLogic Short Form Catalog PDF 2.2MB Download
Sensor Catalog PDF 9.32MB Download
Quick Selection Guide PDF 600KB Download
IDEC DataLogic Sensor Catalog PDF 8.7MB Download
Sensor Cross Reference PDF 132KB Download
Datasheet PDF 222KB Download
Instruction Sheet PDF 60KB Download